Putin Is Mediating A Secret Deal Between Assad And Netanyahu, Bombshell Report Reveals

What appears to be an ultimatum by Netanyahu could be the catalyst that finally pushes the Levant either toward broader war, or in the direction of de-escalation and regional stability. Tyler Durden explains

What U.S. Enmity has Wrought in Iran

U.S. hostility toward Iran has only strengthened Iranian hardliners. Confirming their views even among more liberal-minded Iranians. According to a theatre director in Tehran: “We need to understand that the U.S. has been playing with us all along…”

Zaghari-Ratcliffe's BBC payslip. Click to enlarge

Iran broadcasts pictures it says show jailed British mum Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe trained journalists

To exert more pressure on the UK government to reimburse Iran £450 million it paid for tanks that were never delivered?

Netanyahu said to warn Assad: We’ll strike if you let Iran set up bases in Syria

One wonders why Netanyahu believes that Assad will be swayed by his warning that Israel depart from its policy of “non-intervention”? Especially as it already covertly supports militants and periodically launches air strikes on Syria

Iran warns it would increase missile range if threatened by Europe

Following French President Macron’s calls for “dialogue” over Iran’s missile program — separate from the nuclear accord

Pentagon likely to announce US has 2,000 troops in Syria, not 500 – officials

With ISIS defeated — largely with Russian and Iranian support — what are 2,000 U.S. troops doing in Syria? It’s a question the Guardian fails to address but we do

Iranian Revolutionary Guards in Syria. Click to enlarge

No more ‘fighting ISIS?’ US to stay in Syria to prevent ‘win’ for Assad and Iran – report

Despite ISIS’s defeat Washington reportedly plans long-term deployment in Syria. In the words of one observer: “The conditions are there for the counter-ISIS campaign to morph into a counter-Iran campaign,”

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 14, 2017. Click to enlarge

Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader ‘new Hitler': NYT

This is rich. Coming from the man who just rounded-up domestic political opponents and hung some upside down, while his jets launch strikes on civilians in Yemen

Imam Khomeini Street in central Tehran, Iran.

Translated Doc Debunks Narrative of Al Qaeda-Iran “Alliance”

Iran did indeed once view Al Qaeda as an ally. That was during the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan when the CIA was supporting bin Laden

Here’s why Saudi Arabia, Israel and the US are not going to invade Iran

Adam Garrie on why the Arab League’s statement on Iran was almost identical to those from Tel Aviv and Washington and why they all ring hollow

Saudi-Israeli Friendship Is Driving the Rest of the Middle East Together

Saudi-Israeli Friendship Is Driving the Rest of the Middle East Together

With the US withdrawal from the region, as is evident from Trump’s reluctance to embark on a Middle East conflict, Israel and Saudi Arabia are increasingly desperate

Eyeing Iran in Syria, Liberman requests NIS 4.8 billion boost for army

Defence Minister Avigdor Liberman has called for a massive increase in defence spending; as recent as the consolidation of Iranian gains in Syria has dramatically altered the regional balance of power

Israel rejects the Russian-US Peace Agreement

Israel rejects the Russian-US Peace Agreement

Israeli options in dealing with Tehran appears to be shrinking, as Iran sets up a military base little more than 30 miles from the occupied Golan Heights

Israel, Saudi Arabia Setting Preconditions for War with Hezbollah

Israel, Saudi Arabia Setting Preconditions for War with Hezbollah

You would have to be crazy to attack Iran, writes the Saker. The problem is that the Saudis and the Israelis are crazy and they have proved that many times over.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Leads US President Trump to War with Iran

Can Generals James Mattis (US Secretary of Defense) and John Hyten (Head of US Strategic Command) prevent a disaster?

Britain to transfer outstanding £400m debt to Iran in coming days, Iranian ambassador says

Britain denies the payment of the outstanding £400 million debt is linked to the case of the duel Iranian-British national being held in Tehran on spying charges

Britain preparing to pay a long standing £450m debt to Iran to help free Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliff

Boris Johnson and Philip Hammond authorise government lawyers to finally settle the 38 year-long dispute over a tank deal

Revealed - Saudis Plan To Give Up Palestine - For War On Iran

Revealed – Saudis Plan To Give Up Palestine – For War On Iran

The Saudis plan to abandon Palestine in return for U.S. and Israeli support in their campaign against Iran

Mike Pompeo, CIA Director. Click to enlarge

Trump’s CIA Is Laying the Groundwork for War on Iran, with Help from Neocon Think Tank

Former CIA analyst says the move may be part of a wider campaign by Trump’s new CIA director to establish “a rationale for regime change” in Tehran

Iran provided capability for missile attacks from Yemen: U.S. Air Force

The U.S. military has blamed Iran for a recent Houthi missile attack on Riyadh, without providing any evidence. In fact, there are indications that is just a rerun of the smear campaign against Iraq prior to 2003 invasion